Average Bench: 85.7% (339th of 1016)

Based on 2,347 user benchmarks.  Model: PLEXTOR PX-128M6S

Very good average bench

The Plextor M6S 128GB averaged just 14.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Plextor M6S 128GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 175MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 29.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Plextor M6S 128GB is 40.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Plextor M6S 128GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 256MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 289MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,347 samples)
Min Avg Max
343 Read 440 490
254 Write 310 333
205 Mixed 256 285
175 SusWrite 289 324
72.4% 324 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.6 4K Read 29.1 36
38.8 4K Write 68.5 94.2
21.6 4K Mixed 33.4 43.3
123% 43.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
32.2 DQ Read 307 373
76.8 DQ Write 257 310
37.7 DQ Mixed 175 208
160% 246 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
69GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.09
SusWrite @10s intervals: 315 304 311 322 306 330 MB/s
Read 480
Write 334
Mixed 270
SusWrite 314
78% 349 MB/s
4K Read 35.2
4K Write 90.9
4K Mixed 42.8
156% 56.3 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 204
188% 290 MB/s
70GB free
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 280 321 321 322 321 321 MB/s
Read 477
Write 325
Mixed 264
SusWrite 314
77% 345 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 80.6
4K Mixed 39
143% 50.9 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 200
188% 292 MB/s
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 310 285 309 306 305 325 MB/s
Read 479
Write 326
Mixed 272
SusWrite 306
77% 346 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 80.9
4K Mixed 39.5
143% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 291
DQ Mixed 195
181% 281 MB/s
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.08
SusWrite @10s intervals: 293 279 294 303 275 291 MB/s
Read 439
Write 308
Mixed 243
SusWrite 289
71% 320 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 71.2
4K Mixed 36.8
135% 47 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 293
DQ Mixed 190
178% 278 MB/s
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 Prices

Approx. $103 @ launch in Apr '14
OutletPCUS $972 years
AmazonUS $1062 years
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Motherboard: Asus B85M-G - $80

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $633

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 Comments

Controller: Marvell 88SS9188-BOM2. NAND Memory: Toshiba 19nm Toggle Mode MLC

Built for the real world...

Added 5 years ago.

Good

2 years ago.

Otimo custo beneficio , velocidade muito boa .


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